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The 9 Best Asian Restaurants In South San Francisco

Updated: May 2, 2022

Hungry for hum boa or moo shu pork? These Asian restaurants in South San Francisco have the best options in town. We analyzed top review sites, including diner and critic reviews for this list of best Asians in South San Francisco. The Asian spots below are our favorite places for spring rolls and tom yum,

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Fire Pot

Asian, South San FranciscoAsianSouth San Francisco
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Hing Lung Cafe

Asian, South San FranciscoAsianSouth San Francisco
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Kamu Sushi

Japanese, $$, South San FranciscoJapanese, $$South San Francisco
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

White Elephant Restaurant

Thai, $$, South San FranciscoThai, $$South San Francisco
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Amami San Sushi

Japanese, $$, South San FranciscoJapanese, $$South San Francisco
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

Dumpling Empire

Asian, $, South San FranciscoAsian, $South San Francisco
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Root Chinese Restaurant

Chinese, $$, South San FranciscoChinese, $$South San Francisco
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Thai Original BBQ

Thai, $$, South San FranciscoThai, $$South San Francisco
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Hung To Seafood Restaurant

Asian, $$, South San FranciscoAsian, $$South San Francisco
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

How does it work?

Figuring out the best Asian restaurants can take awhile. We pored over ratings for 28808 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 restaurant reviews in South San Francisco and 1901 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. We cross-referenced with top lists, like . Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. These ten options are sure to delight.

FAQ

Order Up, Fire Pot, and Cafe Half Bistro are the highest-rated Asian restaurants that serve breakfast in South San Francisco.

The highest-rated Asian restaurants for delivery in South San Francisco are Order Up, Fire Pot, and Alido's.

Order Up, Fire Pot, and Cafe Half Bistro are the highest-rated Asian restaurants for take-out in South San Francisco.

Order Up, Fire Pot, and Cafe Half Bistro are the highest-rated Asian restaurants for a quick lunch in South San Francisco.

Order Up, Fire Pot, and Cafe Half Bistro are some of the highest-rated late-night Asian spots in South San Francisco.

Drink pairing tips

  • Pair Gewürztramine with shrimp fried rice

    The flavors of shrimp fried rice will be enhanced with a glass of off-dry Gewürztramine, a white wine that acts as a counterpoint to the flavours of the dish.


  • The ideal drink pairing for stir-fried chicken

    Knowing what to pair with stir-fried chicken can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some beer, particularly a glass of Kingfisher. This, dry, beer balances the spicy stir-fried chicken.

  • Take Hunan style beef to the next level

    When ordering Hunan style beef, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Rosé, a popular pink wine.

Interesting facts

  • 390 wontons of shrimp wonton, please!

    Joey Chestnut took the world-record for eating the most shrimp wonton by having 390 in one sitting in 2012.

Parking information

We’ve all struggled to find good parking near restaurants in South San Francisco. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Asian spot.

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